RotoWire Fantasy Football Podcast
Jeff Erickson, Chris Liss, Jake Letarski, Joe Bartel, John McKechnie, Mario Puig, Andrew Laird, Scott Jenstad and guests from around the industry discuss both season-long and DFS advice Monday through Friday throughout the season.
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Week 3 Waiver Wire Pickups
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) examine a mundane group of waiver wire options including a number of streaming QBs, Rondale Moore and Cordarrelle Patterson.
61 min
2
Liss & Erickson Recap Week 2
The early slate on Sunday featured a lot of players/teams literally breaking down, but the afternoon slate provided some fantasy redemption. Chris and Jeff discuss it all.
51 min
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Week 2 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Week 2's 13-game daily fantasy football slate, including which games many fantasy players could look to stack that they'll fade for leverage.
78 min
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Week 2 NFL Breakdown
John and Mario apply what they learned, or didn't learn, Week 1 of the NFL season as they get set for Week 2. Are the Saints for real? How bad are the Jaguars? Are the Titans in serious trouble? All of this and more, plus fantasy and betting analysis on this edition of the RotoWire NFL podcast.
60 min
5
Vlad the FAAB Whisperer
Vlad Sedler from FTN joins Jeff Erickson on the RotoWire podcast to talk about FAAB bids in football and our top targets for the week.
41 min
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Week 2 Waiver Wire Pickups
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) run through a number of notable pickups heading into Week 2 including Elijah Mitchell, Kenny Gainwell, Christian Kirk and Teddy Bridgewater.
63 min
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Liss & Erickson Recap Week 1
The Eagles soared, the Titans and Packers tanked, and injuries shattered a lot of teams in Week 1.
48 min
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Week 1 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down the Week 1 DFS slate on DraftKings and FanDuel, including their favorite targets for optimal lineups and how they are attacking different GPPs based on the number of entrants.
79 min
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NFL Week 1 Preview Special
John and Mario usher in the 2021 NFL season with a look at every game for the opening week, breaking down everything from fantasy to betting and survivor.
59 min
10
Pat Mayo Visits With RotoWire
Pat Mayo joins Jeff Erickson, discussing Week 1 with a focus on TB-DAL, Saquon Barkley, D'Andre Swift, and Latavius Murray. We then spend a good amount of time discussing his Mayo Media Network, diving into Fantasy Golf with Fantasy National, and of course all of his great work on YouTube.
52 min
11
Pre-Week 1 Waiver Wire Pickups
It's finally here! Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) get you set for Week 1 with a couple of notable names to grab including Ty'Son Williams and Terrace Marshall.
55 min
12
NFFC Main Events Review
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson talk about their respective big NFFC drafts from the weekend. Chris was in the 12-team Primetime draft, Jeff was in the 14-team Classic.
53 min
13
Last Minute Draft Advice w/ Adam Levitan (ETR)
34 min
14
DFS Season Preview II Tips & Tricks To Win in 2021
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss how they are preparing for the upcoming regular season DFS grind, including why they are changing their contest selection strategies and how much best ball drafts help and hurt DFS lineup building.
65 min
15
Roster Movement + Pentathlon Superflex Draft Recap
John and Mario examine the fantasy fallout from roster cutdowns before diving into their teams from the Pentathlon Superflex Salary Cap Draft.
58 min
16
Pros With Joes
Eric Romoff from "Pros With Joes" joins Jeff Erickson to discuss his charity league contest, Damien Harris, T.Y. Hilton, how he's handling the TE position in the way of the Irv Smith news, and what he's doing at DrRoto.com.
56 min
17
Cam Newton Cut + 2021 Over/Under Win Totals
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) survey the landscape after a tumultuous NFL cutdown day and also find time to run through every team's over/under win totals.
58 min
18
Fallout from the J.K. Dobbins Injury
J.K. Dobbins is the latest RB preseason injury. Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss the ramifications of the deal, including where to rank Gus Edwards and whether we're bumping up other backs in reaction to the news.
50 min
19
Top 5 Rookies Likely To Breakout in 2021 with C...
45 min
20
Mistakes to Avoid in Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down some common mistakes people make when playing daily fantasy football, and how to avoid making them in the future. They then talk about setting goals for the season, how they use tools like lineup optimizers, and why projections shouldn't be used on face value alone.
59 min
21
Quarterback Battles, Backfield Shakeups + Rooki...
John and Mario look at the repercussions from around the league as several key quarterback battles are being decided and several backfields are being shaken up.
60 min
22
Travis Etienne fallout, Sony Michel traded, & F...
Frank Ammirante (FAmmiranteTFJ) joins Jeff Erickson and they discuss James Robinson, Darrell Henderson/Sony Michel, Teddy Bridgewater, Curtis Samuel and Day Prescott. Then we jump into Frank's Buys and Fades.
60 min
23
Auction Draft Strategy + Steak League Recap
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) give their hints and tips for navigating an auction league for the first time, and also look at how they put those practices to use in RotoWire's infamous Steak League which took place Tuesday.
54 min
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A.J. Brown Concern, Good News With Colts
Chris and Jeff discuss the main news of the weekend, including negative news on A.J. Brown and Clyde Edwards-Helaire, and positive news for Jonathan Taylor and Saquon Barkley.
55 min
25
How to Beat Your Friends in Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss why you should play daily fantasy football against your friends and family, as well as how to beat them and win their money on a consistent basis.
51 min
26
ADP Check-In and Recapping the Beat John McKech...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into the latest news from around the league, take stock of their best ball portfolios and recap the Beat John McKechnie Online Championship hosted by the NFFC.
59 min
27
Guest: Sigmund Bloom (Football Guys) - Antonio ...
41 min
28
Fantasy Football Deep Sleepers
55 min
29
Snarky 150, Preseason Observations
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss Chris's annual Snarky 150 (https://www.rotowire.com/football/article.php?id=58529) and share their observations from the first set of preseason games.
43 min
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Showdown and Single Game Strategies in Daily Fa...
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down showdown and single-game strategies for DraftKings and FanDuel, including why the most important thing in large-field GPPs is lineup uniqueness.
47 min
31
RotoWire Online Championship NFFC Draft Recap +...
John and Mario break down the biggest news items from around NFL training camps heading into the first week of preseason games, including Dak Prescott's progress and Rashod Bateman's injury news. The guys also identify their players to watch for this week's preseason games, including Chicago's Justin Fields and Jacksonville's Trevor Lawrence. Rounding it out, John and Mario take a look at the recent Beat Mario Puig Draft on the NFFC.
60 min
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Fantasy Life With Pete Overzet
Pete Overzet from ESPN's Fantasy Life swings by to discuss efficient drafting in best ball leagues, particularly in the Underdog format, his love of drafting wide receivers, his YouTube channel and a whole lot more!
44 min
33
Dilemmas on Draft Day
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) run through the latest training camp news and also highlight a couple of dilemmas when it comes to players all clumped together near ADP. Joe also recaps his Beat Joe Bartel draft on the NFFC, touching on a particularly wild first round.
61 min
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Talking Football with Bob Harris!
Bob Harris from Football Diehards takes a break from his busy schedule to discuss the latest in training camp news and draft trends with Jeff Erickson.
48 min
35
Stacking and Position Prioritization in Daily F...
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down certain stacking techniques in daily fantasy football and then explain their methods for choosing quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers, tight ends and defenses each week.
65 min
36
Bengals Implosion and Other News to Note
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) discuss Thursday's training camp news while highlighting the disparaging remarks coming out of Cincinnati. Mario also suggests the fading of Jonathan Taylor has went too far.
59 min
37
Scott Pianowski's Draft Philosophies
Scott Pianowski from Yahoo Fantasy Sports joins Jeff Erickson to discuss a wide range of topics, including reactions to training camp news, his fades, and salary cap draft philosophy.
68 min
38
High-Profile Fades
Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) and Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) break down the ever-evolving news during the day's training camp and also touch on a couple of players drafted within the top-100 ADP that should be faded.
48 min
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NFL Insider Adam Schefter (ESPN)
Adam Schefter tells RotoWire's Alan Seslowsky how a few crossroads in his life led him to be the premier reporter of NFL news at ESPN. Adam also identifies a few "sleeper" picks you should consider drafting in 2021 fantasy football leagues.
30 min
40
Carson Wentz Down
Carson Wentz needs surgery on his broken foot and will be out 5-12 weeks. Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss the ramifications of that injury and the other top news items of the weekend.
53 min
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Contest Selection in Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss the importance of contest selection in daily fantasy sports, including how to attack GPPs with different payout structures and why you should prioritize opponent diversification in cash games.
55 min
42
Under The Radar Best Ball Stacks + Latest Camp ...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into the latest news coming out of training camps and dig into Mario's latest article identifying some stacks to consider in Best Ball formats.
57 min
43
Dynasty League Talk
Tim Peffer from Dynasty Owner joins Jeff Erickson to discuss NFL dynasty leagues, including his product, and this year's rookie class.
53 min
44
Do's and Dont's in Fantasy Drafts
Jake Letarski (@RotoJake) and Joe Bartel (@JBFantasySports) give a detailed breakdown of some do's and dont's for first-time fantasy players, and also go over all the news and notes from a busy day of NFL training camp.
66 min
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Ranking the Pass-Catchers
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson finish up their conversation with what goes into RotoWire's rankings, plus they discuss the breakthrough news on Aaron Rodgers and the continuing story on Michael Thomas.
54 min
46
Getting Started with Daily Fantasy Football
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird discuss the basics of daily fantasy football, including which types of contests certain people are best suited for, how some season-long research helps with DFS, and what tools people may be using incorrectly as part of their research process.
47 min
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Rams Backfield, Best Ball Stack Targets, Bills ...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into a wide range of topics in Thursday's episode, including a look at the Rams backfield in light of the Cam Akers injury and a deep dive into the Bills offense along with some teams to target for stacking in best ball.
57 min
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Talking football with Christopher Harris
Chris Harris of HarrisFootball.com joins Jeff Erickson to discuss his process for evaluating players, including why he doesn't incorporate ADP, and why the film doesn't lie.
55 min
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Offseason Transaction Recap
69 min
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What goes into RotoWire's rankings?
Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson discuss the process of ranking and projection players for the upcoming fantasy football season, including the reason why we do projections for players in the first place.
51 min
51
Vegas Draft Recap, Fish Bowl Wrap-Up, ADP Values
John McKechnie and Mario Puig break down the RotoWire Las Vegas League draft that took place earlier this week and circle back on their #SFB11 drafts now that they have finished. The guys end the show by talking about some current ADP bargains, including Leonard Fournette, David Johnson, Christian Kirk and more.
48 min
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Scott Fish Bowl 11 Rundown and FSGA Experts Dra...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig check in through four days of action in the #SFB11, where the midpoint is near and rosters are taking shape in one of the biggest fantasy football events of the year. The guys then turn their attention to the FSGA Futures and Props Draft, which is a unique league in its own right as drafters select wagers for the upcoming football season in a snake-draft style format.
48 min
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Secrets To Winning Your League in 2021
60 min
54
Is Josh Jacobs Going Too Late In Drafts?
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) cover a broad range of topics in this week's episode, ranging from Josh Jacobs surprisingly low ADP to a look at the Denver backfield. The guys also take two deep dives in the NFC North, breaking down the offenses in Detroit and Minnesota.
50 min
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Zero RB Discussion + Raiders and Rams Deep Dives
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) take a look at one of the biggest draft trends in fantasy football right now, Zero RB. What is it, where does it succeed and where does it fail? The guys identify some targets for those taking the plunge with the Zero RB strategy as well before
59 min
56
Julio Fallout + Titans, Eagles and Dolphins Dee...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig assess the situation in Tennessee now that Julio Jones is a Titan. The guys also take detours to Philly and Miami to dissect what those offenses will look like in 2021 given their wealth of new pieces as well.
44 min
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Best Ball Recap and Early WR Strategy
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into several topics in this week's episode ranging from the drama in Atlanta and Green Bay to Mario's Best Ball Draft Strategy, along with a look at how the early round ADPs are shaping up for wide receivers.
55 min
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PPR Mock Draft Recap + Early Running Back Draft...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) dive into a variety of topics in this week's podcast, including the Julio Jones trade rumors along with a breakdown of the RotoWire PPR Mock Draft and a look at early running back strategy.
57 min
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RotoWire Staff Dynasty Draft Recap + Falcons De...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig give a rundown of the notable picks from RotoWire's Staff Dynasty Draft with analysis on DeVonta Smith, Trey Lance, and a trio of rookie receivers who went back-to-back-to-back in this league. The guys spend the second half of the show breaking down Atlanta's new offense under Arthur Smith, who previously deployed a run-heavy scheme in Tennessee. How will he adjust to the Falcons' personnel when he doesn't have a Derrick Henry type but does have a combination of Julio Jones, Calvin Ridley, Kyle Pitts and Matt Ryan?
57 min
60
NFL Draft Recap Episode
John and Mario examine the full fallout from the NFL Draft, discussing the best and worst picks and drafts from around the league. The guys spend the second half of the show breaking down the 2021 values for the rookie running backs like Najee Harris, Travis Etienne and Javonte Williams, as well as the rookie quarterbacks like Trevor Lawrence, Trey Lance and Justin Fields.
72 min
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NFL Draft First Round Predictions and Bets
John McKechnie and Mario Puig get you set for the first round of the NFL Draft with a look at how all 32 picks could shake out Thursday night. The guys get into needs, fits and predictions for each team and each draft slot while also identifying some teams that could trade up or down. The guys round out the show by looking at the betting market for the draft and identifying some wagers with value.
55 min
62
Debunking Draft Rumors + New Best Ball Format a...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig sift through the latest rumors as the draft approaches. Is Mac Jones at risk of sliding out of the first round? How do we project DeVonta Smith in light of his latest weigh-in? Where does JaVonte Williams fit in the broader running back picture for fantasy drafts? All of that, plus a deep dive into John's strategy for a recent Best Ball Draft where the player pool is only Rookies and Second-Year players. Can you win without drafting quarterback early? The guys round it off with a look at a pair of playmaking receivers who could be steals in the upcoming draft in Nico Collins and Tamorrion Terry.
56 min
63
Deep Dives on Denver and Carolina + Two-Round R...
John McKechnie and Mario Puig dive deep into two teams with plenty of question marks but plenty of intrigue as well, the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers. The guys examine whether Denver's star-studded group of pass-catchers headlined by Courtland Sutton, Jerry Jeudy and Noah Fant can elevate Drew Lock's level of play and turn the Broncos into a fantasy goldmine. Carolina is next up as John and Mario discuss how the Panthers' offense can help Sam Darnold and help raise the passing game's floor from 2020. In the second half of the show, the guys run through a two-round rookie draft to help paint a picture of how home dynasty leagues should approach that part of their offseason.
61 min
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Players to Fade in Best Ball Drafts
John McKechnie and Mario Puig break down Mario's top players to fade at ADP in Best Ball Drafts, headlined by the perils of drafting Joe Burrow ahead of Trevor Lawrence and Derrick Henry over Saquon Barkley in PPR. The guys also dive into Diontae Johnson, Brandon Aiyuk, Logan Thomas and more.
60 min
65
Mario's Mock Draft 2.0
John McKechnie and Mario Puig run through Mario's most recent mock draft in light of the blockbuster trades that shook up the order for the first round of the upcoming draft. The guys lead things off with a recap of the trades that moved San Francisco up to the No.3 spot, Miami to the 12th spot and ultimately the 6th spot while Philadelphia dropped down to 12th (00:00-10:00) while weaving in analysis of how the Mac Jones/Justin Fields/Trey Lance tier of quarterbacks will shake out. Cincinnati's dilemma at tackle takes center stage next (16: with what to do if Oregon's Penei Sewell is there at No.5. Would adding Ja'Marr Chase make more sense? The guys then break down Kyle Pitts (22:30-31:00), the Alabama receivers (31:40-36:00) and Travis Etienne (36:00-39). Rounding it out, John and Mario identify some potential landing spots for the likes of Rondale Moore, Kadarius Toney, Terrace Marshall and Nico Collins. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
55 min
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DeVonta Smith, Rondale Moore and Pro Day Discus...
John and Mario dive into the biggest pro days from around the football landscape and sift through the cases to be made for and against high-profile prospects like Alabama's DeVonta Smith and Purdue' Rondale Moore. The guys also get into some lesser-known prospects like Kylin Hill and Jaelon Darden before analyzing the fits for Kenny Golladay with the Giants and Will Fuller with the Dolphins.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
56 min
67
Free Agent Frenzy Pt. 2
John and Mario attack the rest of the fantasy-relevant signings from the early window of NFL Free Agency with looks at Curtis Samuel's fit in Washington (1:00-10:00), the overall Football Team offense (10:00-18:00), and A.J. Green's fit in Arizona (19:00-28:00). The guys also dive into some breaking news during the show with Jared Cook signing with the Chargers (29:00-34:00). Deep dives into Emmanuel Sanders, Rashard Higgins, Kenny Golladay and JuJu Smith-Schuster as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
53 min
68
Free Agent Frenzy Pt.1
John McKechnie and Mario Puig take a look at the biggest developments from the early part of NFL Free Agency. The guys begin with a look at the lack of movement in the receiver market with Kenny Golladay, Juju Smith-Schuster and others awaiting new contracts (2:30-5:00). Then, John and Mario break down the big signings in New England, such as Jonnu Smith, Hunter Henry and Nelson Agholor (5:00-24:00). The guys then move onto the Corey Davis signing with the Jets (24:00-28:00), along with the Ryan Fitzpatrick(31:45-38:30) and Andy Dalton signings (38:35-42:00). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
53 min
69
Rookie RBs, TE Market Shift and Mid-round Recei...
The guys take a look at some of the early offseason moves with Jared Cook and Golden Tate being released from their respective teams this week. The guys discuss whether Adam Trautman (2:15-10:00) can be the next man up at tight end in New Orleans and examine the Tyrell Williams signing in Detroit (14:50-17:30) as well before delving into the current evaluations on rookie running backs Travis Etienne, Najee Harris (17:30-29:00) and Kylin Hill (29:30-40:30) . The guys round out the show with a look at mid-round receivers in redraft formats, including Will Fuller (41:00) , Robby Anderson (45:00) and Courtland Sutton (50:10) .  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
56 min
70
Russ Rumors, Roethlisberger's Return, and Mario...
John McKechnie (@johns_tailgate) and Mario Puig (@rotowiremario) get into the latest rumors around the NFL, including the potential rift growing between Russell Wilson and the Seahawks' organization. The guys also break down expected Ben Roethlisberger return to Pittsburgh and the fantasy fallout from there, as well as what the quarterback rankings look like now that the dust has settled on the Carson Wentz trade and Jalen Hurts appears to be The Guy in Philly. In the second half of the show, John and Mario unpack Mario's recent best ball draft that has a unique format that includes SuperFlex and Premium Scoring for Tight Ends. How does Mario feel about starting out with Darren Waller in the first round? Tune in for all of that and more in this week's edition of the RotoWire NFL Podcast.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
58 min
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Quarterback Rumor Mill + Early Best Ball Recap ...
John and Mario opine on the latest developments with Ben Roethlisberger in Pittsburgh and Carson Wentz in Philadelphia before diving into John's first Best Ball Draft of the year. The guys dive into early-round strategy, the rookie running back market, and Trevor Lawrence as a viable QB1 in fantasy in 2021. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
51 min
72
Dynasty Rookie Mock Draft + Coaching Carousel
John and Mario unpack some of the coaching moves from around the league now that the season is over before jumping into a two-round rookie mock draft through a dynasty lens. Where do the likes of Trevor Lawrence, Ja'Marr Chase, and Najee Harris rank in the eyes of our experts? Only one way to find out. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
100 min
73
Super Bowl LV DFS and Prop Bet Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down their Super Bowl LV DFS strategies, including the differences in building lineups for large-field GPPs versus beating your group of friends, and which prop bets are their favorites. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
58 min
74
Super Bowl LV Preview
John McKechnie and Mario Puig get you ready for Super Bowl 55 between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. The guys break down the game from every angle, including spread, over/under, and prop bets. Discussions on the Matthew Stafford-Jared Goff trade and the Carson Wentz situation round out the episode. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
84 min
75
Senior Bowl Preview
John and Mario shift the focus to the draft and the Senior Bowl in this episode as they dive in on some of the top prospects participating in Mobile this week. The guys take a look at the players generating buzz like Western Michigan's D'Wayne Eskridge, Clemson's Amari Rodgers, and UCLA's Demetric Felton, along with sleepers like Oklahoma's Rhamondre Stevenson and Virginia's Tony Poljan. #NFLDraft #SeniorBowl Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
67 min
76
Conference Championship Weekend DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Sunday's two-game daily fantasy football slate on DraftKings and FanDuel, including which paths fantasy players will take if they decide to pay up for Travis Kelce. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
56 min
77
NFL Conference Championship Weekend Preview + 2...
John and Mario break down Conference Championship weekend around the NFL with in-depth previews of the Packers-Buccaneers and Chiefs-Bills matchups. The guys then switch gears to the upcoming class of rookie running backs for 2021, including Clemson's Travis Etienne and Alabama's Najee Harris. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
95 min
78
Divisional Round DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down this weekend's four-game daily fantasy football slate on DraftKings and FanDuel, including where fantasy players should go if they want to fade Patrick Mahomes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
79 min
79
NFL Divisional Round Preview + 2021 Rookie Rece...
John and Mario dive into each game of the NFL's Divisional Round of the playoffs. The guys analyze the Davante Adams-Jalen Ramsey matchup in the Packers-Rams clash, plus Josh Allen vs. Lamar Jackson, Browns' offensive blue print against the Chiefs, and the showdown between Drew Brees and Tom Brady in New Orleans. John and Mario then turn their attention to the next batch of wide receivers in the 2021 NFL Draft (68:00-114:00), including deep dives on Amon-Ra St. Brown, Rashod Bateman, and more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
116 min
80
Wild Card Weekend DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Saturday's three-game and Sunday's three-game daily fantasy football slates on DraftKings and FanDuel. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
97 min
81
NFL Wild Card Weekend Preview + Kicking off 202...
John and Mario analyze all six games for Wild Card Weekend as the NFL Playoffs get underway. The guys then spend the second part of the podcast (66:45) kicking off their 2021 NFL Draft discussions with a look at Mario's Top 5 receivers for the upcoming class.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
106 min
82
Week 17 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Sunday's 15-game daily fantasy football slate, including which key value plays they think fantasy players will gravitate toward in order to pay up for Derrick Henry. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
87 min
83
Week 17 Preview
John and Mario are all-hands-on-deck for what should be a wild NFL Week 17 that features a number of star players resting and under-the-radar players looking to finish the season on a high note. Who will replace Dalvin Cook in the Minnesota backfield? Can we trust any Chiefs without Patrick Mahomes behind center? What can Alvin Kamara do for an encore after his legendary Week 16? All of that and more in this week's breakdown.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
89 min
84
Steak League Champ Victory Lap
RotoWire's Jason Thornbury won the RotoWire Steak League *and* Brad Evans' Sin City auction league. He joins Jeff Erickson to size up Week 17, and digs into the Seahawks. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
47 min
85
2021 First-Round Mock Draft + Final Waiver Wire...
Joe Bartel and Jake Letarski hit a couple of waiver-wire targets for Week 17, hand out some awards for best free-agent pickups and also put together their inaugural 2021 first-round mock draft (40-min mark) in the final Waiver Wire episode of the year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
66 min
86
2020 Week 16 Observations
Did your championship turn on a dime, like the Jalen Hurts fumble, or the CeeDee Lamb late touchdown? Liss and Erickson break down Championship Week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
44 min
87
Week 16 Breakdown
John and Mario break down an all-important Week 16 in the NFL, breaking down the biggest fantasy questions from each matchup. Can Jalen Hurts carry you to a fantasy title? Which Bucs can we trust on Saturday against the Lions? Could the Ravens be facing a tougher matchup than expected against the Giants' run defense? All of this and more on this week's slate breakdown. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
111 min
88
Week 16 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Sunday's 10-game daily fantasy football slate on DraftKings and FanDuel, including some creative ways to try to stack the Chiefs against the Falcons. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
91 min
89
Waiver Wire Targets for Week 16
Joe Bartel and Jake Letarski quickly run through a small list of available names that could help you win your fantasy football championship including Le'Veon Bell, Tony Pollard and Jalen Hurts. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
35 min
90
2020 Week 15 Observations
Joe Bartel and Chris Liss run through a couple of surprising developments from Week 15 including the Jets' upset win, Jalen Hurts' continual dominance and where the Packers stack up in the NFC. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
45 min
91
The Future of Sports Betting with DraftKings' J...
It's a special bonus episode of the RotoWire Fantasy Football Podcast! Nick Whalen and John McKechnie chat with Johnny Avello -- Director of Race and Sports Operations at DraftKings. Johnny is a legend of the sports gambling industry, having lived and worked in Las Vegas for more than four decades. Johnny joined DraftKings in 2018, and we spoke with him about how the sports betting landscape has changed, as well as how DraftKings hopes to continue to expand its user base. We also hit on some of the nuts and bolts of line-making, life working in a casino, perks of living in Vegas, Super Bowl predictions, and much, much more. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
41 min
92
Week 15 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Sunday's 11-game daily fantasy football slate on DraftKings and FanDuel, including their favorite stacks that will likely go overlooked by many fantasy players. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
83 min
93
Hidden Stats, Exploiting the Matchups
Jeff Erickson and Jerry Donabedian discuss Jerry's two weekly Hidden Stats columns and highlight a few interesting matchups for Week 15, singing the praises of Jeff Wilson while warning that this is a bad week to start Todd Gurley. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
55 min
94
Waiver Wire Targets for Week 15
Joe Bartel and Jake Letarski suggest a couple of interesting names for fantasy managers still fighting in the fantasy playoffs including Jalen Hurts, Lynn Bowden, Gus Edwards and Russell Gage. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
50 min
95
2020 Week 14 Observations
Jalen Hurts takes over in Philly, miracle covers in Tampa Bay, Miami, Detroit, and LA, and the Giants & Bengals both lay eggs in Week 14. Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson break it all down. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
42 min
96
Week 14 DFS Strategies
Scott Jenstad and Andrew Laird break down Sunday's 13-game daily fantasy football slate, including some key pivots for those who want to fade the Packers against the Lions. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
89 min
97
Breaking Down NFL Week 14
John (@johns_tailgate) and Mario (@rotowiremario) take a look at the entire Week 14 slate, diving into the biggest storylines and fantasy angles from each game. The guys take deep dives on Jonathan Taylor's late-season arrival, the struggles in the Arizona offense, Cleveland's chances at a statement win on Monday and much more.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
110 min
98
Fantasy Gut Check with Vlad Sedler
Vlad Sedler (@RotoGut) from Elite Fantasy Sports joins Jeff Erickson to discuss playoff-week strategies, Week 14 matchups and DFS picks/pans. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
46 min
99
Waiver Wire Targets for Week 14
Joe Bartel and Jake Letarski get you set for the fantasy playoffs by running through a couple of names that could find their way into your starting lineup including Ty Johnson, J.D. McKissic, Jalen Hurts, T.Y. Hilton and Dalton Schultz. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
57 min
100
2020 Week 13 Observations
Were the Jets tanking on purpose at the end of the Raiders game? The fantasy day that wasn't for Tyreek Hill. Carson Wentz got benched! That and a whole lot more as Chris Liss and Jeff Erickson recap the week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices
54 min